Arab Coalition announces drone Houthis launched was intercepted, destroyed

On Sunday, the Arab Coalition announced that it had intercepted and destroyed a booby-trapped drone launched by the Houthi "Ansar Allah" group, targeting the southern region of Saudi Arabia.

The spokesman for the coalition forces, Colonel Turki Al-Maliki, said that the Saudi-led Arab coalition forces were able to intercept and destroy a drone (booby trapped) in Yemeni airspace launched by the Ansar Allah Al-Houthi group "in a systematic and deliberate manner to target civilian objects and civilians in the southern region of the Kingdom."

The Iranian-backed Ansar Allah al-Houthi group launches missiles and drones from time to time towards southern Saudi Arabia.

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